Inc. Magazine

Island holds its own among the 2019 Inc. 5000

By GREGORY ZELLER // One of the most exhaustive annual studies of American business growth is lousy with Long Island companies. That is to say, Long Island is well-represented in the 2019 Inc. 5000, the magazine’s annual analysis of the 5,000 “most successful companies in America” – at least, the fastest-growing private firms in all the land. Released this week, the prestigious yearly list analyzes three-year growth rates (in this case, spanning 2015-2018) of U.S.-based,…

Solid Softheon spares Long Island from Fast 500 flop

By GREGORY ZELLER // A Stony Brook-based software developer salvaged a weak Long Island showing among the 2018 Technology Fast 500, Deloitte’s annual review of the continent’s quickest-growing tech firms. Softheon, CEO Eugene Sayan’s healthcare-focused business-information specialist, recorded a 4,904 percent growth rate to finish a very respectable 23rd on Deloitte’s yearly list. Unfortunately, the software innovator was one of only three Long Island firms in Deloitte’s rundown. Bohemia-based digital microphone pioneer Andrea Electronics Corp….